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PIA National Names National General Company of the Year

(9/25/2014) PIA National has named National General Insurance as the recipient of its prestigious 2014 Company Award of Excellence... full story

Warwick Resource Group Receives PIA National Social Media Award

(9/25/2014) The Warwick Resource Group has received the 2014 Excellence in Social Media Award from PIA National... full story

PIA Supports Collins Fix Amendment Limited to Insurance

(9/25/2014) PIA supports the insurance-related fix to the Dodd-Frank Act contained in the Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act (S.2270), known as the Collins amend... full story

Nationwide to Realign Under One Brand, Drop Harleysville, Scottsdale

(9/25/2014) Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. said it will unite all of its products and subsidiaries under its most recognizable brand—Nationwide—and drop the use of Har... full story

NAIC Schedules Forum to Discuss "Opaque Process" at IAIS

(9/25/2014) Former Sen. Ben Nelson, CEO of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), has scheduled an Oct. 14 forum at the Brookings Institution in Washin... full story

NAIC President Hamm Appointed to FSOC

(9/25/2014) National Association of Insurance Commissioners President Adam Hamm has been appointed to a two-year term as state insurance commissioner representative on the ... full story

Wilson Shepherd Named 2014 PIA National Company Rep of the Year

(9/25/2014) PIA National has named Wilson Shepherd as its 2014 Company Representative of the Year... full story

DocIt Is Now DocIT for Agents

(9/25/2014) Last winter, PIA introduced a new money saving service from Drivers History, Inc. called DocIt... full story

PIA National Names The Heffner Agency MGA of the Year

(9/25/2014) PIA National has named The Heffner Agency of New York City as the recipient of its 2014 Managing General Agency of the Year Award... full story

Penn National Insurance Agents Umbrella Program

(9/25/2014) For more than 10 years PIA and Penn National Insurance have partnered to offer the most comprehensive and affordable excess insurance protection available, pack... full story

Agent to Agent: To Be Successful on Social Media Just Be Yourself

(9/11/2014) Using social media to promote your agency may first require a paradigm shift in your thinking... full story

Technology Making Car Theft Obsolete

(9/11/2014) The National Insurance Crime Bureau's "Hot Wheels" list of the top 10 most stolen cars in 2013 found the Honda Accord was the most stolen vehicle, but the repor... full story

Move to Close International Insurance Meetings Sparks Outrage

(8/27/2014) A major controversy has erupted concerning a proposal by the International Association of Insurance Supervisors—an organization of insurance supervisors and r... full story

NAIC Summer 2014 National Meeting Highlights

(8/27/2014) The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) summer meeting was held August 14-19 in Louisville, Kentucky... full story

White House Eases Lobbyist Ban

(8/27/2014) The Obama administration has reversed a long-standing ban on registered lobbyists serving on government advisory boards... full story

Google Doesn't Want Steering Wheels or Brakes in Its Self-Driving Cars

(8/27/2014) Google is running up against new testing rules from California's Department of Motor Vehicles... full story

Young Agents Rate Flexibility, Career Growth Higher Than Technology

(8/19/2014) Insurance technology provider Vertafore just released results of a survey it conducted that found young agents value flexibility and career growth opportunities... full story

Agent to Agent: Make Your Agency Stand Out by Creating an Infographic

(8/19/2014) When it comes to digital marketing for your agency, posting unique and compelling content is key... full story

South Carolina Reports Rise in Insurance Fraud

(8/19/2014) Insurance fraud complaints in South Carolina have reached an all-time high with more than 1,200 pouring in last year, according to a report by Attorney General ... full story

Louisiana Second-most Expensive State for Drivers

(8/19/2014) A report from, a personal finance website, ranks Louisiana as the second most expensive state for drivers, with car owners spending an average of $... full story